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Barbie created a doll inspired by the legacy of pioneering pilot Bessie Coleman. The post Pioneering Pilot Bessie Coleman’s Legacy Celebrated Through New Barbie Doll appeared first on NewsOne.

The University of Southern California will rename its track after alumna Olympian Allyson Felix. The post University Of Southern California To Name Field After Olympian Allyson Felix appeared first on NewsOne.

A historic archive that celebrates Black history in Appalachia has been digitized by East Tennessee State University. The post East Tennessee State University Digitizes Archive That Celebrates Black History In Appalachia appeared first on NewsOne.

A historic Black church in Chicago has received preliminary landmark status. The post Historic Black Church In Chicago Receives Preliminary Landmark Status appeared first on NewsOne.

A monument celebrating the love and legacies of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Coretta Scott King has risen in Boston—the city where the two first met. The post Monument Celebrating The Love And Legacies Of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. And Coretta Scott King Rises In Boston appeared first on NewsOne.

Legendary filmmaker and Morehouse alum Spike Lee has teamed up with the talent agency Gersh to launch a fellowship program for HBCU scholars. The post Legendary Filmmaker Spike Lee Teams Up With Gersh To Launch HBCU Fellowship Program appeared first on NewsOne.

A Missouri-based HBCU has received a $2.9 million grant to bridge the digital divide. The post Lincoln University Of Missouri Receives $2.9M To Bridge Digital Divide appeared first on NewsOne.

A statue honoring Henrietta Lacks’ contributions to medical research will rise in her hometown of Roanoke, Virginia. The post Statue Honoring Henrietta Lacks’ Legacy To Rise In Roanoke appeared first on NewsOne.

A New Orleans-based nonprofit working to make STEM education accessible has received a grant from the NBA Foundation. The post New Orleans-Based STEM Education-Focused Nonprofit Receives NBA Foundation Grant appeared first on NewsOne.

Trailblazing Supreme Court Justice Ketanji Brown Jackson will release a memoir. The post Trailblazing Supreme Court Justice Ketanji Brown Jackson To Release Memoir appeared first on NewsOne.